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With the coronavirus death toll in California jumping past 7,000 and cases continuing to surge, more parts of the state are rolling back reopening plans as they try desperately to slow outbreaks and prevent more hospitals from hitting capacity  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-13/california-officials-rolling-back-reopenings-as-coronavirus-surge-creates-new-crisis 

California has seen cases and hospitalizations skyrocket in the last month as the economy reopened.

While the state clamped down by shutting bars and indoor dining in many areas, officials described the conditions as critical.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-13/california-officials-rolling-back-reopenings-as-coronavirus-surge-creates-new-crisis 

The rate at which COVID-19 tests are coming back positive in California over the previous seven days hit 8.3% Sunday.

That’s the highest percentage since April — a continuing sign that the coronavirus is spreading throughout the state.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-12/california-coronavirus-related-deaths-top-7000 

Alarmed at the metrics, some Bay Area counties are scaling back.

Read more from @ronlin and @phila_lex:  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-13/california-officials-rolling-back-reopenings-as-coronavirus-surge-creates-new-crisis 

And take a look at the latest case numbers and coronavirus trends in California:  https://www.latimes.com/projects/california-coronavirus-cases-tracking-outbreak/ 


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